Lester pitched into the seventh inning for his ninth quality start but it wasn’t enough as A.J. Griffin and Grant Balfour combined on a seven-hitter to lead the Oakland Athletics to a 3-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.
Napoli hit a grand slam right after Ortiz got a free stroll, Felix Doubront stifled the Yankees once again and the Boston Red Sox sent New York to its sixth loss in seven games, 11-1 Saturday night.
By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) _ Dustin Pedroia and Mike Napoli homered in the first inning as the Boston Red Sox jumped to an early lead and coasted to a 9-3 victory […]
IAN HARRISON Associated Press TORONTO (AP) _ Ryan Dempster won his second straight start and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of a season-high 10 walks to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 on Thursday […]
By IAN HARRISON Associated Press TORONTO (AP) _ Clay Buchholz pitched seven shutout innings to earn his major league-leading sixth win, Mike Napoli hit two of Boston’s five home runs and the Red Sox routed […]
KEN POWTAK Associated Press BOSTON (AP) _ Mike Napoli hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, Will Middlebrooks busted out of a slump with a three-run homer and the Boston Red Sox rebounded […]
By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) _ Converted closer Alfredo Aceves coasted through five innings, Mike Napoli and Daniel Nava drove in two runs apiece and the Red Sox, bonded by the tragedy […]
By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) _ Mike Napoli hit a three-run double in Boston’s seven-run second inning and the Red Sox, playing with heavy hearts one day after the deadly bombings back […]
KEN POWTAK Associated Press BOSTON (AP) _ Koji Uehara had been perfect for the Red Sox. That all ended on his first pitch to Adam Jones. Chris Davis hit his sixth homer and Jones drove […]
By HOWARD ULMAN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) _ The Boston Red Sox are confident that Mike Napoli can be their regular first baseman despite a hip condition that led to him signing a one-year […]